The pointed oval or rugby ball shaped modified brilliant diamond cut is named the Marquise cut after the Marquis de Pompadour, the mistress of King Louis XV of France. King Louis is said to have had a diamond fashioned to resemble her perfectly shaped lips. This elegent diamond shape suits a flamboyant and confident female.
Looking For Other Marquise Engagement Ring Options?
As there are so many styles possible with marquise cut diamonds we tend to custom make these for our clients. Contact us if you are interested in commissioning a bespoke marquise cut diamond ring. We can create the perfect ring to reflect your personal style and suit your budget. Here are some examples of marquise diamond rings that we have made in the past for inspiration.